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WETA
Dec 5, 2012 7:00pm EST
. "the new york times" reported republicans might accept higher tax rates on wealthier americans to avoid triggering tax hikes for everyone. in return, they'd demand greater spending cuts next year before raising the federal borrowing limit. >> if congress in any way suggests that they're going to tie negotiations to debt ceiling votes and take us to the brink of default once again as part of a budget negotiation, which, by the way, we have never done in our history until we did it last year, i will not play that game because we've got to... we've got to break that habit before it starts. >> reporter: the 2011 standoff between the president and republicans led the nation to the brink of national default. standard and poor's even lowered its rating on u.s. government bonds. now, the president has proposed he be given authority to raise the debt ceiling without congressional action. house republicans reject that idea. and they've called for raising revenue without rate hikes, plus major savings in entitlement programs. the president argued today a partial deal is possible on taxes, if the g
PBS
Dec 6, 2012 3:00pm PST
: rising sea levels. today, new york city mayor michael bloomberg announced a new long-term initiative to protect the city from future natural disasters. he called for rebuilding vulnerable coastal areas, but dismissed again the idea of constructing a large sea-gate across the harbor. >> we're not going to abandon the waterfront. we're not going to abandon the rockaways or coney island or staten island's south shore. but we can't just rebuild what was there and hope for the best. we have to build smarter and stronger and more sustainably. >> woodruff: 350 miles south. the city of norfolk, virginia, is another coastal city vulnerable to sea level rise and extreme storms. but its mayor has said parts of his city might not be livable in the future. our producer, mike melia, traveled to norfolk recently to look at how it has been struggling with flooding and preparing for the next big storm. he worked with member station whro to bring us this report. it's part of our series-- working with public media partners across the country-- that we call "battleground dispatches." >> reporter: when r
NBC
Dec 6, 2012 5:00am EST
avenues. 17th street will be closed between constitution and new york avenues. the roads will reopen at 7:00. >> it's going to be a nice night for that. chilly, though. >> yeah, you've got to bundle up. >>> still to come this morning, new findings that could change the way doctors treat breast cancer. >>> also ahead, help on the way to the district following superstorm sandy. >>> plus, the out of this world images that are giving us a new perspective on planet earth. >> it is really feeling like winter now. [ boy 1 ] hey! that's the last crescent. oh, did you want it? yea we'll split it. [ female announcer ] made fresh, so light, buttery and flakey. that's half that's not half! guys, i have more! thanks mom [ female announcer ] pillsbury crescents. let the making begin [ female announcer ] holiday cookies are a big job. everything has to be just right. perfection is in the details. ♪ get to holiday fun faster with pillsbury cookie dough. >>> welcome back. it is 37 degrees out there. do not adjust your monitors. this is what it feels like after a nice stretch of spring-like weather. tom
KICU
Dec 5, 2012 11:30pm PST
is pushed off a new york subway platform right into the path of an approaching train. the arrest in the case as family members ask why no one tried to help. >> back here in just ten minutes, we're tracking very dense valley fog for your morning commute. i'll have a look at the spots >>> new at 10:00, the napa county sheriff's department is asking for help looking for a man who went missing who has dementia. the license plate, you see it there on the screen is 5she259. >>> we now know the name of the woman who was shot and killed while riding her bike in berkely. the homicide happened just after 11:30 last night, right next to long fellow middle school. the victim is identified as pamela mullins. no arrests have been made at this point. this is berkely's fourth homicide of the year. >>> tonight, the family of a new york man who was pushed to his death from a subway platform in manhattan is questioning why no one came to his aid. a homeless man has been arrested and charged with murder for allegedly pushing the man onto the tracks. han was struck and killed by a train. police say the two men a
FOX
Dec 5, 2012 10:00pm PST
her as a shield in a stand offwith police. the girl was unharmed. >>> a man is pushed off a new york subway platform right into the path of an approaching train. the arrest in the case as family members ask why no one tried to help. >> back here in just ten minutes, we're tracking very dense valley fog for your morning commute. i'll have a look at the spots that will be the worst, plus a look at your five-day forecast as well. >> we'll show you a new view of planet earth. look at you guys with your fancy-schmancy u-verse high speed internet. you know, in my day you couldn't just start streaming six ways to sunday. you'd get knocked off. and sometimes, it took a minute to download a song. that's sixty seconds, for crying out loud. we know how long a minute is! sitting, waiting for an album to download. i still have back problems. you're only 14 and a half. he doesn't have back problems. you kids have got it too good if you ask me. [ male announcer ] now u-verse high speed internet has more speed options, reliability and ways to connect. rethink possible. reliability and ways to connec
CW
Dec 6, 2012 12:00pm CST
. new york's so-called "soccer mom madam" is promising to name names ... in a new tell-all book. anna gristina pleaded guilty in september to promoting prostitution. she's sentenced to six months in jail and five years probation. prosecutors say the mother of four ran a 10-million-dollar prostitution ring in manhattan for 15 years. gristina first said it was a legitimate on-line dating service. she now says some of her clients included football players and executives. an influential conservative republican is leading an capitol hill. he is stepping down to become director of the heritage foundation a heritage think tank. he clashed on occasion with republican leadership over inflation and the overall direction of the party. he is considering challenging mitch mcconnell about the post of a senate leader. same-sex marriage is now legal in washington state. long lines formed overnight in washington, as couples waited to apply for their wedding certificates and licenses. washington has a three-day waiting period after marriage licenses are issued. that means the first same-sex marriage c
SFGTV
Dec 6, 2012 6:00am PST
to enjoy, and let's notjp8a commercializet like new york central park. thankskm%( sms for voting no to degaussing -- to change degaussing station to fish and chips restaurant. >> president chiu: thank you. next speaker. >> good evening. i'm just going to repeat what i said yesterday. while it can beçjpdm argued thae degaussing station is of interest and should be preserved, of greater importance is the effect of a restaurant at that location. one of the reasons given for converting the building to a restaurant is lack of other adjacent food options. just off the top of my head, i can list three in fort mason, two on buchanan, another at the end of marina green, three on crissy field, and as always, safeway's deli so surely that argument is voided. besides can people no longer walk in that wonderful area, any direction and breathe in the stomachs. a7%( m restaurant in that elecn would change ambience of marina green altogether. it would invite more cars, more garbage and the odor of food being cooked and then disposed of. the addition of a seating area will block the view for ma
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